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  1. CASES of scarlet fever in Worcestershire have quadrupled in the past four years.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Cotswold Journal

    A report by Public Health England showed there were six cases of the disease in the county in the first quarter of 2011, but this almost tripled to 17 in the same period 12 months later.

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  2. Ukrainian insurgents reject call to quit buildingsRead the original story

    19 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    Denis Pushilin, foreground center, spokesman of the self-appointed Donetsk People's Republic, speaks to reporters inside the regional administration building seized earlier in Donetsk, Ukraine, Friday, April 18, 2014.

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  3. Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probedRead the original story

    19 min ago | Hudson Hub-Times

    Investigations into South Korea's ferry disaster focused on the sharp turn it took just before it started listing and on the possibility that a quicker evacuation order by the captain could have saved lives, officials said Friday, as rescuers scrambled to find some 270 people still missing and feared dead.

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  4. Activist Sachs to speak at Groton SchoolRead the original story

    19 min ago | Lowell Sun

    Justice Albie Sachs, anti-apartheid activist and lifelong freedom fighter, will speak at Groton School, 282 Farmers Row, on Monday, April 21, at 7:15 p.m., in the Campbell Performing Arts Center.

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  5. Friday, April 18, 2014Read the original story

    19 min ago | Hudson Hub-Times

    Pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine's east who have been occupying government buildings in more than 10 cities said Friday they will only leave them if the interim government in Kiev resigns.

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  6. Ap Photos: Marking Jesus' journey on Good FridayRead the original story

    20 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    Filipino devotee Ruben Enaje, center, stays nailed to a cross with two actors during a play to re-enact the crucifixion of Jesus Christ in San Pedro Cutud village, Pampanga province, northern Philippines on Friday, April 18, 2014.

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  7. Austria: Ex-players led match-fixing organizationRead the original story

    20 min ago | Washington Times

    Three ex-players in Austria formed a criminal organization during their careers and attempted to manipulate 18 national league games from 2004 to 2013 with bets of up to 300,000 euros per match, state prosecutors said on Friday.

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  8. Probe into South Korea ferry focuses on captain's actions and slow evacuationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Canada.com

    Vancouver Canucks players' salary cap figures for each player for next season, plus this season's figures and free agency schedule A handout picture provided by the South Korean Coast Guard shows ferry Sewol's captain Lee Jun-Seok receiving help from maritime policemen to escape after the ferry sank in waters off Jindo Island in the southwestern ... (more)

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  9. Prosecutors request arrest warrant from court for captain of South Korean ferryRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Canada.com

    Vancouver Canucks players' salary cap figures for each player for next season, plus this season's figures and free agency schedule Lee Joon-Seok , captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized at sea off the coast of Jindo, is interviewed at Mokpo police station in Mokpo on April 17, 2014.

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  10. China says to help Qatar central bank buy Chinese bondsRead the original story

    21 min ago | Business Times

    China's central bank has signed an agreement to help its Qatar counterpart invest in the Chinese interbank bond market, the People's Bank of China said on Friday - PHOTO: REUTERS [BEIJING] China's central bank has signed an agreement to help its Qatar counterpart invest in the Chinese interbank bond market, the People's Bank of China said on ... (more)

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  11. 12 Nepalese guides killed, 3 missing as avalanche sweeps Mount EverestRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Canada.com

    Vancouver Canucks players' salary cap figures for each player for next season, plus this season's figures and free agency schedule In this Oct. 27, 2011 file photo, the last light of the day sets on Mount Everest as it rises behind Mount Nuptse as seen from Tengboche, in the Himalaya's Khumbu region, Nepal.

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  12. China details rules on banks' preferred share issuanceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Business Times

    Chinese banks are facing pressure to raise funds after the banking regulator began phasing in stricter capital adequacy requirements last year in line with global rules on bank capital known as Basel III.

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  13. Having last laugh on a cruel tricksterRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Swindon Advertiser

    Enjoyng every minute of life, members of Swindon Stroke Support Group. Pictured are Peter Berrisford, sitting, back - left to right - Lilian Monk, Gerold Stephenson, Shirley Sofflet, Jackie Hirst, Pat Berrisford, John Messenger, Ivor Hancock and Lin H We've all met one; they hide their innate sadism behind an inane grin, and seldom get the thorough ... (more)

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  14. Westwood surges clear in Malaysia as Larrazabal di...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Lee Westwood surged four shots clear at the halfway stage of the European Tour's Malaysian Open on Friday after an eventful second round where Spain's Pablo Larrazabal was forced to dive into a lake to avoid a swarm of hornets.

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  15. In The Dock: BournemouthRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Bournemouth Echo

    ANTHONY JOHN BARRETT aged 48 of no fixed abode. Admitted failing to comply with a direction given by a police constable to leave the locality of Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, where his presence was likely to cause or contribute to alcohol-related crime or disorder.

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  16. Matchday Live: Charlton Athletic v Bolton WanderersRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    Matchday Live will be up and running from 1.30pm with all the pre-match gossip and team news.

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  17. Couple tell of horror at river death discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Swindon Advertiser

    WEDDING guest Helen Lesley Jones has been named as the woman found dead in a Glouces-tershire river at the weekend.

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  18. Officials: Bomb in Baghdad shopping street kills 3Read the original story

    22 min ago | KFBB

    Iraqi officials say a bomb planted on a street full of shoppers in the capital, Baghdad, has killed three people and wounded five.

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  19. Burst main leaves 30 houses without water in Dixon StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Swindon Advertiser

    THIRTY houses are without water in Dixon Street and streams are flowing across surrounding roads after a main burst outside Swindon Moravian Church last night.

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  20. Family Learns Of Brit's Syria Death On FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Metro Radio

    The parents of Abdullah Deghayes, who live in Saltdean, near the south coast city, thought he was visiting family in Libya.

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